This Spearfish Parks, Recreation, Forestry Advisory Board (SPRFAB) are individuals appointed by the Mayor consisting of up to nine community members serving three year terms and two (2) youth members serving one year terms. With authority delegated by the Spearfish City Council, the SPRFAB shall be a tool of the City Council to be used as a channel for all concerns pertaining to parks, recreation and forestry issues within the city. The SPRFAB will advise and recommend to the City Council regarding: provision, maintenance, administration, conduct, and support recreation, physical fitness, sports, and cultural programs, activities, opportunities and services; acquisition, operation, supervision, use, maintenance, development and provide recreation and park areas and facilities; advise the City Council on regulation for tree planting, removal, and maintenance of trees, bushes, shrubs, and other woody vegetation on public and private property.
RSVP Memorial Gardens
Current Board Members
Jordan Bauer - Board Chair (2019)
Chris McCart - Vice Chair (2017)
Charlie Neilson - Board Member (2019)
Dave Donat - Board Member (2017)
Bruce Gefvert- Board Member (2019)
Barb Cline - Board Member (2017)
Randy Deibert- Board Member (2018)
John Kelley - Board Member (2018)
Jesse Hanson - Board Member (2018)
Joshua Larson, Ex-officio
The SPRFAB meets at 7am on the third Thursday of each month at Spearfish City Hall. The public is welcome to attend. If you have any issues or concerns and wish to be placed on the agenda, please contact either the Parks, Recreation, Forestry Office at 642-1325 or the Recreation and Aquatics Center at 722-1430.